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Laughing Buddha Bar

$$ - $$$, Asian,
Monkey Forest Road | Opposite Cafe Wayan, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 361 970928
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (66 reviews)
“laksa” (7 reviews)
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Bar, Asian, Pub, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Monkey Forest Road | Opposite Cafe Wayan, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would immensely recommend. The atmosphere is awesome, the band were talented and the drinks were well priced. The staff were attentive without being over bearing. A great evening out, would definitely revisit!

Thank lauraaJ1290LH
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I absolutely loved this place. I had the vegetarian lasagne which was beautiful. Cocktails were buy 1 get 1 free. I had the arac Obama which was lovely. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Highly recommend coming here for the evening, great atmosphere

Thank jordanneb2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here twice on our trip, they have live music on most nights from 8 pm. We saw 2 blues bands, both really brought the house down. Great atmosphere, good range of drinks and staff prompt and helpful, most of Ubud sleeps early (...More

Thank Mrsp172
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a short walk from our accommodation, the cocktails and food were wonderful, we had a very enjoyable meal and a lovely evening with very friendly staff that could not do enough for us.

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Music nightly, fun staff, great drinks. All around good time place. On the main drag of Ubud Monkey forest road.

Thank Samsgrrl00
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We went there twice was live music both days ... nice place for those who want to listen live music and have a fews beers and something to eat.. Nice place will definitely comeback

Thank _ananozela
Reviewed 9 October 2018

A great bar with a different band playing each day of the week, ranging from rock and blues to disco. Fun for all ages.

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This place was pretty close to our hotel and we decided to stop by for lite dinner and some drinks before waiting for the band. Tapas were good, drinks were reasonably priced. The band that was playing when we were there was good. A great...More

Thank yogagirl
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

This review is for service, as I didn't stay to try the food or drinks. The staff seated me with an elderly couple, who were enjoying their time until they saw me. It was rather unexpected for them, which is completely understandable, as no one...More

Thank Gorana J
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Good place to have a pre dinner drink or if you like even dinner. Entertainment easy to listen to, nibbles supplied with drinks and prices reasonable especially the 2 for 1 happy hour cocktails.

Thank canddsyd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 am - 2:00 am
8:30 am - 2:00 am
8:30 am - 2:00 am
8:30 am - 2:00 am
8:30 am - 2:00 am
8:30 am - 2:00 am
8:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Monkey Forest Road | Opposite Cafe Wayan, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Gianyar  >  Ubud
  • Phone Number: +62 361 970928
Restaurant, Tapas Bar, Cocktail Lounge and Music Venue, the Laughing Buddha is a happening place!There’s something for everyone on our ‘Buddhalicious’ Asian & Mediterranean menu, from famous noodles soups and authentic local fare to tasty tapas and sweet treats.The little sister of Jazz Café, the music is great, with playlists to get you in a happy mood, regular live gigs and special events featuring talented musicians from around the world. Come and mingle with the crowd while sipping an inspired cocktail…or 2 (buy 2 get 1 FREE from 4 to 7pm and 11pm to 1am). Or stop by for lunch and a cool fresh pressed sugar cane juice while taking a stroll along Monkey Forest Road. Open all day, every day and for you night owls…the kitchen is now open until 1am!For an unforgettably fun time in Ubud, Laughing Buddha is the place to be. Seriously!!
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